The Patriots won all 3 of their Super Bowls against the Rams, Panthers and Eagles by a 3 point margin (the point value of a field goal), but only their wins against the Rams and Panthers had the field goal be the game winner.
You can attempt a field goal after scoring a touchdown, or on any fourth down play within you range
If a field goal attempt is deflected by an opposing player, that deflection is considered a Blocked attempt.
Only if the shot is made. If the shot is good and a foul was committed, it counts as a field goal attempt and a field goal made. If the shot was not good, not field goal attempt is credited.
An Adam Vinatieri field goal was the last points scored in Super Bowls XXXVI and XXXVIII. His field goal in XXXVI was the last play of the game and in XXXVIII the field goal came with four seconds left in the game. In Super Bowl XXXIX, his field goal was the last points scored by the Patriots although the Eagles came back with a late TD to pull the game within 3 points.
Steve christie had the longest field goal in the Super Bowl.
a team only has one attempt to make a field goal.
Punts if it isn't close enough for a field goal attempt or it goes for the 1st down typically if they are in the opponents side of the field but too far for a field goal attempt.
A field goal (kicking the ball through the uprights at the end of the field) is worth 3 points in American football. There is no "point after" attempt for a field goal. In contrast, a touchdown (carrying the ball past the goal line) is worth 6 points and allows an attempt for an additional point after touchdown, which closely resembles a field goal.
Lawrence Tynes 38-yard field goal.